19 May 2011

Municipal Elections

I just got myself the Canon 5D mkII! So yesterday I joined my friend Mark Wessels, who was shooting for Reuters, on a dawn session in Du Noon township as residents went to vote in this years Municipal Elections.
Residents of Du Noon brave and icy cold morning to beat the queues outside one of the many polling stations in the township.

IEC tape marks the boundary of the polling stations as residents queue to vote inside.

ANC members prepare a desk outside the voting station to try and recruit new voters


Another ANC desk recruiting new ANC members outside one of the polling stations

ANC supporters drive through streets of Du Noon waving ANC posters

A DA supporter wearing DA colors stands outside a voting station



12 May 2011

Stock

I've been busy this week trying out some, white infinity curve, glossy product shot stuff for my iStock portfolio. Still lots to learn and more speedlights to buy as now i'm only working with one speedlight and available light. Here are two of the shots taken from my iStock queue...